|aMcGraw-Hill Education firefighter exams /|cRonald R. Spadafora.
|aMcGraw-Hill's firefighter exams
|aNew York :|bMcGraw-Hill Education,|cc2018.
|axx, 620 p. :|bill. ;|c28 cm.
|aWith more than 125 years of experience in education, McGraw-Hill Education is the name you trust to deliver results. This MHE guide is the most comprehensive and relevant prep tool on the market. We will help you excel on the Firefighter Exam with: 6 full-length practice tests based on Firefighter Exams given throughout the United States; 4 mini-courses in Mathematics, Fire Science, Principles of Mechanics, and Emergency Medical Care; a thorough review of Reading Comprehension, Tool Usage, Memorization and Visualization, Hydraulics, and Problem Sensitivity; expert advice for the Psychological Tests and Oral Interviews; training tips for the Candidate Physical Ability Test; insider information on fire department careers nationwide; unique test-taking strategies to help you avoid the test maker's traps; invaluable shortcuts to help you save time and minimize mistakes. FDNY Chief Ronald R. Spadafora is uniquely qualified to lead you through every step of the recruiting process. He has written this all-in-one resource to give you the most essential information on firefighting testing and employment.
|aFire fighters|zUnited States|vExaminations, questions, etc.
|aFire extinction|zUnited States|vExaminations, questions, etc.
The practice and insight test-takers need to pass the exam and launch a solid career in firefightingWritten by an FDNY chief and Ground Zero veteran, this book provides a comprehensive look at firefighter exams nationwide, reveals inside information about careers, and provides the practice firefighter candidates need to take the test with knowledge and confidence. Exam-takers will come away with a full understanding of firefighter responsibilities as emergency first responders, as well as current fire department recruiting standards.Features •6 full-length practice tests•2 new chapters: "Hydraulics, Water Supply/Distribution and Fire Protection Systems" and "Problem Sensitivity Information Ordering and Written Expression"•2 mini-courses in fire science and basic medical care•Expert advice on interviewing, the polygraph test, and training for the physical
Ronald Spadafora is a (4-Star) Chief of Fire Prevention for the New York City Fire Department. He was the FDNY Chief Safety Officer during the entire Recovery Operation at Ground Zero and was Deputy Incident Commander for the FDNY Incident Management Team directing rescue and recovery in New Orleans in the aftermath of and during Hurricanes Katrina and Rita.